Definitions

Distance Education:

A distance education course/section or session is defined as the use of technology utilized 51 percent or more of the time to deliver instruction during the course term and where the student and instructor are separated by distance.

Live Captioning:

Captioning of live classes, or live captioning, is defined as captioning simultaneously created and transmitted during a class, video program, or conference, including live web-casting and streaming video. A trained steno-typist provides live captioning on site or remotely. Most live captioning is shown in a scrolling style.